The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world’s preeminent scientific and cultural institutions. Since its founding in 1869, the Museum has advanced its global mission to discover, interpret, and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural world, and the universe through a wide-ranging program of scientific research, education, and exhibition. The Museum is renowned for its exhibitions and scientific collections, which serve as a field guide to the entire planet and present a panorama of the world’s cultures.
OLogy: The Museum’s website for kids
OLogy offers games, videos, articles, and hands-on activities about 14 “OLogies,” or branches of science, from Archeaology to Zoology. OLogy taps into the scientific research and collections of the Museum to present authentic science for kids ages 7 and up. OLogy was redesigned in 2016 to be available for mobile and tablet users, and to meet national guidelines for accessibility. OLogy has won numerous awards from educational publishers, including the 2015 REVERE Award from the Association of American Publishers and several Teacher’s Choice award from Learning Magazine, in addition to a Webby Award. Visit OLogy at www.amnh.org/ology.